¶ From Cato West
Letter not found. 19 April 1804. Offered for sale in Forest H. P. Sweet catalog no. 81 (n.d.), item 101. Acknowledged in Bernard Smith to West, 21 May 1804 (DNA: RG 59, DL, vol. 14), as a request to draw on JM for salary due the clerk West was authorized to employ during Claiborne’s absence.